HOLIDAY SCHEDULE – CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS DAY 2020/2021

November 4, 2020

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE – CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS DAY 2020/2021

ATTENTION – SHIPPING DEPARTMENT

The following changes will go into effect due to the Christmas and New Year’s Holidays:

NOTE TO COOLER / FROZEN SHIPPERS:

Clark will not be held liable for perishable product quality held for more than 24 hours during the holiday scheduling.

 LOWER MAINLAND SHIPPERS

Thursday, December 17

  • Boston Bar, Lytton, and other towns on Highway 1 south of Ashcroft – this is the last shipping day to these points until after New Year’s Day.

Friday, December 18

  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 21st. This will be the last shipping day for Haida Gwaii for delivery prior to the Christmas Day and Boxing Day holidays.

 Monday, December 21

  • North of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd. This will be the last shipping day to these points for delivery prior to the Christmas and Boxing Day holidays.
  • Fort Fraser and Fraser Lake – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd. This will be the only shipping day this week for these points.
  • Fort St James and Vanderhoof – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd.
  • Cobble Hill, Metchosin, Mill Bay, Shawnigan Lake, Sooke, Tofino and Ucluelet – this is the only shipping day this week to these points.
  • Cawston and Keremeosthis is the only shipping day this week to these points.

 * Due to the holidays, Haida Gwaii will have their Friday, December 25th delivery date cancelled. Please ship to Haida Gwaii on Friday, December 18th or Wednesday, December 23rd.

Tuesday, December 22

  • West of Prince George – shipments will deliver on Thursday, December 24th. This will be the last shipping day to these points for delivery prior to the Christmas and Boxing Day holidays.
  • Bell II, Dease Lake, Iskut and Meziadin Junction – due to the holidays, this shipping day is cancelled to this area. Service will resume Tuesday, January 5th.
  • North of Prince George – shipments will deliver on Monday, December 28th. Please ship to these points on Monday, Dec. 21st or Wednesday, Dec. 23rd.
  • Barriere and Clearwater – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd. Tuesday is the only shipping day this week to Barriere and Clearwater.
  • North and East of Cranbrook, and Creston beyond points (2 day service points) shipments will deliver on Thursday, December 24th. This is the last shipping day this week to these points.
  • Salt Spring Island – this is the only shipping day this week to this point.

 Wednesday, December 23

Please see above note regarding cooler/frozen shipments

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Thursday, December 24th.
  • All West and North of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered Monday, December 28th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 28th.
  • Points North of Castlegar (Nakusp, New Denver, Silverton, Slocan, Slocan Park, Winlaw) these shipments will deliver on Monday, December 28th. Due to the stat holiday, please ship to these points on December 23rd.

Thursday, December 24

  • Coquitlam terminal is closed for pickups and deliveries. Other Clark branches will be open for deliveries only.

Friday, December 25             

  • All terminals closed.

 Saturday, December 26         

  • All terminals closed.

Monday, December 28

  • Normal shipping schedule resumes.
  • North of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 30th. This will be the last shipping day for these points for delivery prior to the New Year’s Day holiday.
  • Fort Fraser and Fraser Lake – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 30th. This will be the only shipping day this week for these points.
  • Fort St James and Vanderhoof – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 30th.
  • Cobble Hill, Metchosin, Mill Bay, Shawnigan Lake, Sooke, Tofino and Ucluelet – this is the only shipping day this week to these points.
  • Cawston and Keremeosthis is the only shipping day this week to these points.

 * Due to the holiday, Haida Gwaii will have their Friday, January 1st delivery date cancelled. Please ship to Haida Gwaii on Wednesday, December 23rd or Thursday, December 31st.

Tuesday, December 29

  • West of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Thursday, December 31st. This will be the last shipping day for these points for delivery prior to the New Year’s Day holiday.
  • Bell II, Dease Lake, Iskut and Meziadin Junction – due to the holidays, this shipping day is cancelled to this area. Service will resume Tuesday, January 5th.
  • North and East of Cranbrook, and Creston beyond points (2 day service points) shipments will deliver on Thursday, December 31st. This is the last shipping day this week to these points.
  • Salt Spring Island – this is the only shipping day this week to this point.

 Wednesday, December 30

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Thursday, December 31st.
  • All North and West of Prince George – shipments will deliver on Monday, January 4th. Please ship to these points on Thursday, December 31st.

Thursday, December 31

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Saturday, January 2nd.
  • All North and West of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered on Monday, January 4th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, January 4th.
  • Points North of Castlegar (Nakusp, New Denver, Silverton, Slocan, Slocan Park, Winlaw) these shipments will deliver on Monday, January 4th
  • Powell River due to the stat holiday, this shipping day to Powell River has been cancelled.

Friday, January 1

  • All terminals closed.

 Monday, January 4

  • Normal shipping schedule resumes.

OKANAGAN SHIPPERS

 Thursday, December 17

  • Boston Bar, Lytton, and other towns on Highway 1 south of Ashcroft – this is the last shipping day to these points until after New Year’s Day.

Friday, December 18

  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 21st. This will be the last shipping day for Haida Gwaii for delivery prior to the Christmas Day and Boxing Day holidays.

 Monday, December 21

  • North and West of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd. This will be the last shipping day to these points for delivery prior to the Christmas and Boxing Day holidays.
  • Fort Fraser and Fraser Lake – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd. This will be the only shipping day this week for these points.
  • Cawston and Keremeosthis is the only shipping day this week to these points.

 * Due to the holidays, Haida Gwaii will have their Friday, December 25th delivery date cancelled. Please ship to Haida Gwaii on Friday, December 18th or Wednesday, December 23rd.

Tuesday, December 22

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Wednesday, December 23rd. This will be the last shipping day to the Greater Vancouver area for delivery prior to the Christmas Day and Boxing Day holidays.
  • North of Prince George – shipments will deliver on Monday, December 28th. Please ship to these points on Monday, Dec. 21st or Wednesday, Dec. 23rd.
  • Barriere and Clearwater – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd. Tuesday is the only shipping day this week to Barriere and Clearwater.
  • North and East of Cranbrook, and Creston beyond points (2 day service points) shipments will deliver on Thursday, December 24th. This is the last shipping day this week to these points.

 Wednesday, December 23

Please see above note regarding cooler/frozen shipments

Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Thursday, December 24th. Please ship to the Greater Vancouver area on Tuesday, December 22nd.

  • All West and North of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered Monday, December 28th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 28th.
  • Points North of Castlegar (Nakusp, New Denver, Silverton, Slocan, Slocan Park, Winlaw) these shipments will deliver on Monday, December 28th. Due to the stat holiday, please ship to these points on December 23rd.

Thursday, December 24

  • Okanagan depots will be open for deliveries only. No pickups will be made.

Friday, December 25             

  • All terminals closed.

 Saturday, December 26         

  • All terminals closed.

Monday, December 28

  • Normal shipping schedule resumes.
  • North and West of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 30th. This will be the last shipping day for these points for delivery prior to the New Year’s Day holiday.
  • Fort Fraser and Fraser Lake – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd. This will be the only shipping day this week for these points.
  • Cawston and Keremeosthis is the only shipping day this week to these points.

 * Due to the holiday, Haida Gwaii will have their Friday, January 1st delivery date cancelled. Please ship to Haida Gwaii on Wednesday, December 23rd or Thursday, December 31st.

Tuesday, December 29

  • North and East of Cranbrook, and Creston beyond points (2 day service points) shipments will deliver on Thursday, December 31st. This is the last shipping day this week to these points.
  • Bell II, Dease Lake, Iskut and Meziadin Junction – due to the holidays, this shipping day is cancelled to this area. Service will resume Tuesday, January 5th.

Wednesday, December 30

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Thursday, December 31st.
  • All North and West of Prince George points – shipments will deliver on Monday, January 4th. Please ship to these points on Thursday, December 31st.

 Thursday, December 31

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Saturday, January 2nd.
  • All North and West of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered on Monday, January 4th.
  • Points North of Castlegar (Nakusp, New Denver, Silverton, Slocan, Slocan Park, Winlaw) these shipments will deliver on Monday, January 4th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, January 4th.

Friday, January 1

  • All terminals closed.

 Monday, January 4

  • Normal shipping schedule resumes.

PRINCE GEORGE SHIPPERS

Friday, December 18

  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 21st. This will be the last shipping day for Haida Gwaii for delivery prior to the Christmas Day and Boxing Day holidays.

 * Due to the holidays, Haida Gwaii will have their Friday, December 25th delivery date cancelled. Please ship to Haida Gwaii on Friday, December 18th or Wednesday, December 23rd.

Tuesday, December 22

  • North of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd. This will be the last shipping day to these points for delivery prior to the Christmas and Boxing Day holidays.
  • Fort Fraser and Fraser Lake – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd. This will be the only shipping day this week for these points.
  • Fort St James and Vanderhoof – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 23rd.
  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Wednesday, December 23rd. This will be the last shipping day to the Greater Vancouver area for delivery prior to the Christmas Day and Boxing Day holidays.

 Wednesday, December 23

Please see above note regarding cooler/frozen shipments

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Thursday, December 24th. Please ship to the Greater Vancouver area on Tuesday, December 22nd.
  • West of Prince George – shipments will deliver on Thursday, December 24th.
  • Bell II, Dease Lake, Iskut and Meziadin Junction – due to the holidays, this shipping day is cancelled to this area. Service will resume Tuesday, January 5th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 28th.

Thursday, December 24

  • The Prince George depot will be open for deliveries only. No pickups will be made.

Friday, December 25             

  • All terminals closed.

 Saturday, December 26         

  • All terminals closed.

Monday, December 28

  • Normal shipping schedule resumes.

Tuesday, December 29

  • North of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 30th. This will be the last shipping day for these points for delivery prior to the New Year’s Day holiday.
  • Fort Fraser and Fraser Lake – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 30th. This will be the only shipping day this week for these points.
  • Fort St James and Vanderhoof – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, December 30th.
  • Bell II, Dease Lake, Iskut and Meziadin Junction – due to the holidays, this shipping day is cancelled to this area. Service will resume Tuesday, January 5th.

* Due to the holiday, Haida Gwaii will have their Friday, January 1st delivery date cancelled. Please ship to Haida Gwaii on Wednesday, December 23rd or Thursday, December 31st.

Wednesday, December 30

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Thursday, December 31st.

Thursday, December 31

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Saturday, January 2nd.
  • All North and West of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered on Monday, January 4th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, January 4th.

Friday, January 1

  • All terminals closed.

 Monday, January 4

  • Normal shipping schedule resumes.

A Note to Our Valued Customers:

We appreciate the efforts of our customers in making the holiday logistics as seamless as possible. We also understand that unforeseen circumstances can make it difficult to maintain regular shipping protocols. Please understand that your help in maintaining regular pickup times and/or scheduling heavier-than-usual volumes for early pickup, etc. will greatly improve our ability to maintain service levels.  Where our facilities may be indicated as “CLOSED” on our holiday schedule, special services may be available by prior arrangement.  We appreciate your understanding and co-operation in working with us to minimize the impact of holiday uncertainties.

For further information, please contact our branch located in your area.

On behalf of Clark Freightways, we wish everyone a safe and happy Holiday season!